LG Abans Triangular Series, 2001/02 / Commentary

LG Abans Triangular Series - Final

Sri Lanka v West Indies

Sri Lanka won by 34 runs (D/L method)

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0.1

Collins to Jayasuriya, no run, gets hit on his pads and a very loud appeal but turned down as it clearely seems passing the leg stump

0.2

Collins to Jayasuriya, no run, bit of xtra bounce and carrying away from Jayasuriya who tris to smash it on the off and misses it

0.3

Collins to Jayasuriya, no run, gets right behind to it and defends to it towards mid off

0.4

Collins to Jayasuriya, no run, pushees it down to mid off

0.5

Collins to Jayasuriya, no run, out side the off and left alone

0.6

Collins to Jayasuriya, 1 run, first run comes on the on side as Jayasuriya taps it away to mid wicket

End of over 1 (1 run) Sri Lanka 1/0
ST Jayasuriya    1* (6b)      PT Collins    1-0-1-0
DA Gunawardene    0* (0b)     

1.1

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, on target and well defended

1.2

Collymore to Jayasuriya, 1 run, thick out side edge to thirdman area for a single

1.3

Collymore to Gunawardene, no run, a top class delivery.just pitching on the leg stump and moving away from the bastman witha suprise to te wicket keeper

1.4

Collymore to Gunawardene, no run, stands on the crease and dfeends

1.5

Collymore to Gunawardene, 1 run, gets off the mark by pushing it away to backward point

1.6

Collymore to Jayasuriya, FOUR, drops it short out side the off and Jayasuriya smashes it down thru covers and in to the fence

End of over 2 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 7/0
ST Jayasuriya    6* (9b 1x4)      CD Collymore    1-0-6-0
DA Gunawardene    1* (3b)     

2.1

Collins to Gunawardene, 1 run, hort and pushes it down to thirdman

2.2

Collins to Jayasuriya, no run, short and out side the off and left alone

2.3

Collins to Jayasuriya, FOUR, over pitched and driven away passing the mid off fielder and in to the fence

2.4

Collins to Jayasuriya, no run, gets behind and defends to it

2.5

Collins to Jayasuriya, FOUR, trying for a cut but ends up getting a out side edge over hooper at slips and in to the fence

2.6

Collins to Jayasuriya, no run

End of over 3 (9 runs) Sri Lanka 16/0
ST Jayasuriya    14* (14b 3x4)      PT Collins    2-0-10-0
DA Gunawardene    2* (4b)     

3.1

Collymore to Gunawardene, no run, taps it away to point

3.2

Collymore to Gunawardene, no run

3.3

Collymore to Gunawardene, no run, straight deliver and Gunawardene gets behind to it and defends

3.4

Collymore to Gunawardene, 1 run, flicked away off his pads

3.5

Collymore to Jayasuriya, 1 no ball, straight delivery again. Jayasuriya goesbehyind to it and defends it as the umpire calls it a no ball

3.5

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run

3.6

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, comes across the line and defends to it

End of over 4 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 18/0
ST Jayasuriya    14* (17b 3x4)      CD Collymore    2-0-8-0
DA Gunawardene    3* (8b)     

4.1

Collins to Gunawardene, no run, bit of bounce and abit of movement. Gunawardene tris to smash it on the off without knowing about that much

4.2

Collins to Gunawardene, no run, beaten the out side edge on the off

4.3

Collins to Gunawardene, no run, comes across the line and defends it again

4.4

Collins to Gunawardene, no run, beaten the out side edge agian as Gunawardene tries ti play it on the off

4.5

Collins to Gunawardene, 2 runs, smashes it square of th wicket and well fielded by Sarwan at deep backward point

4.6

Collins to Gunawardene, no run, short and bounces away as Gunawardene ducks to it

End of over 5 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 20/0
DA Gunawardene    5* (14b)      PT Collins    3-0-12-0
ST Jayasuriya    14* (17b 3x4)     

5.1

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, straight delivery and defends to it

5.2

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, on target and goes behind to it and defends

5.3

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, Beauty. Angles away from Jayasuriya with a bit of bounce and movement

5.4

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, defends it towards point

5.5

Collymore to Jayasuriya, 1 run, comes on the front foot and defends it away to short mid wicket

5.6

Collymore to Gunawardene, FOUR, turns it on the leg side off his pads down to mid wicket fence

End of over 6 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 25/0
DA Gunawardene    9* (15b 1x4)      CD Collymore    3-0-13-0
ST Jayasuriya    15* (22b 3x4)     

6.1

Collins to Jayasuriya, no run, straighter one again and defended

6.2

Collins to Jayasuriya, 1 run, smashes it on the off but gets the thick out side edge as the ball raise down to thirdman fieldsman

6.3

Collins to Gunawardene, 1 run, defends it towards short xtra covers. Powell does the fielding and tries to hit the stumps but he twist his left angles

6.4

Collins to Jayasuriya, 1 run, cuts it away to thirdman

6.5

Collins to Gunawardene, no run

6.6

Collins to Gunawardene, FOUR, cracks it on the off and in to the fence of xra covers

End of over 7 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 32/0
DA Gunawardene    14* (18b 2x4)      PT Collins    4-0-19-0
ST Jayasuriya    17* (25b 3x4)     

7.1

Collymore to Jayasuriya, SIX, out side the off and Jayasuriya smashes it over covers ropes

7.2

Collymore to Jayasuriya, FOUR, out side the of fagain and whips it away thru backward of point fence

7.3

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, defens it away to xtra covers

7.4

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, on the off and defends it down the pitch

7.5

Collymore to Jayasuriya, 1 wide, down the leg side and the umpire Manuel calls it a wid as Jayasuriya tris to pull it

7.5

Collymore to Jayasuriya, 1 no ball, defends it towards short xtra covers. called a no ball delivery for over stepping

7.5

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, comes on the font foot and defends

7.6

Collymore to Jayasuriya, 1 wide, down the leg side and another wide ball

7.6

Collymore to Jayasuriya, 2 runs, flicks it on the on sid but gets the leading edge in the air and lands safely at square leg

End of over 8 (15 runs) Sri Lanka 47/0
ST Jayasuriya    29* (32b 4x4 1x6)      CD Collymore    4-0-28-0
DA Gunawardene    14* (18b 2x4)     

8.1

Hooper to Gunawardene, no run

8.2

Hooper to Gunawardene, no run, pads it away on the off

8.3

Hooper to Gunawardene, 1 wide, down the leg side and caled a wide ball

8.3

Hooper to Gunawardene, no run, comes forward and defends

8.4

Hooper to Gunawardene, no run, spns across Gunawardene

8.5

Hooper to Gunawardene, 1 run, hits it down to long on

8.6

Hooper to Jayasuriya, 4 wides

8.6

Hooper to Gunawardene, OUT, comes across the line and tries to play it on the leg side but gets the leading edge. A very good one handed catch by hooper by diving away

DA Gunawardene c & b Hooper 15 (39m 24b 2x4 0x6) SR: 62.50

End of over 9 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 53/1
     CL Hooper    1-0-6-1
ST Jayasuriya    29* (32b 4x4 1x6)     

9.1

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, defends to point

9.2

Collymore to Jayasuriya, FOUR, flicks it away off his pads just wide of short fine leg and in to the fine leg fence

9.3

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, short ball. Jayasuriya stands tall on his crease and defends down to the pitch with the full face of th e bat

9.4

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run

9.5

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run

9.6

Collymore to Jayasuriya, no run, tries to work it onthe leg side but get hits on his thigh pads

End of over 10 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 57/1
ST Jayasuriya    33* (38b 5x4 1x6)      CD Collymore    5-0-32-0
MS Atapattu    0* (0b)     

10.1

Hooper to Atapattu, 2 runs, worked away down to mid wicket

10.2

Hooper to Atapattu, no run, hits him on the pads as the ball goes down th leg

10.3

Hooper to Atapattu, no run, driven to mid off

10.4

Hooper to Atapattu, 1 run, pulls it down to square leg fieldsman

10.5

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, comes across and defends to it

10.6

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, playes it down to short mid wicket safely

End of over 11 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 60/1
ST Jayasuriya    33* (40b 5x4 1x6)      CL Hooper    2-0-9-1
MS Atapattu    3* (4b)     

11.1

Brown to Atapattu, no run, gives room on the off and Atapattu hits it straight to the point fieldsman

11.2

Brown to Atapattu, no run, driven on the off but gets the inside edge annd the ball runs down to mid on

11.3

Brown to Atapattu, FOUR, punches witha superb timing by getting behind the line thru point and xtra cover fielder

11.4

Brown to Atapattu, no run, defends t short mid off

11.5

Brown to Atapattu, no run, defended with the full face of the bat

11.6

Brown to Atapattu, no run, played on the on to short mid wicket

End of over 12 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 64/1
MS Atapattu    7* (10b 1x4)      D Brown    1-0-4-0
ST Jayasuriya    33* (40b 5x4 1x6)     

12.1

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, quicker delivery thru the air. Jayasuriya tries to work it on the leg side but get hit on the pads

12.2

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run

12.3

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, played watchfully to bpoint

12.4

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, defended on the leg side

12.5

Hooper to Jayasuriya, 1 run, pulled away to square leg

12.6

Hooper to Atapattu, no run, driven back to hooper

End of over 13 (1 run) Sri Lanka 65/1
MS Atapattu    7* (11b 1x4)      CL Hooper    3-0-10-1
ST Jayasuriya    34* (45b 5x4 1x6)     

13.1

Brown to Jayasuriya, no run, hits in the air jut droping short of point fielder

13.2

Brown to Jayasuriya, 1 run, edged away to thirdman

13.3

Brown to Atapattu, no run, played away to xtra cover

13.4

Brown to Atapattu, 1 run, turns it off the pads to square leg

13.5

Brown to Jayasuriya, 1 run, angled the bat very late to thirdman

13.6

Brown to Atapattu, no run, pushed to point

End of over 14 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 68/1
MS Atapattu    8* (14b 1x4)      D Brown    2-0-7-0
ST Jayasuriya    36* (48b 5x4 1x6)     

14.1

Hooper to Jayasuriya, 1 run, tapas it away to short mid wicket for a quick single

14.2

Hooper to Atapattu, no run, played on the leg side to mid wicket

14.3

Hooper to Atapattu, no run, driven back to the bowler

14.4

Hooper to Atapattu, 2 runs, comes on the front foot and angled away to thirdman.Brown misfields as the batsmen cross over for a couple

14.5

Hooper to Atapattu, no run

14.6

Hooper to Atapattu, 1 run, plyed to mid on for a easy walking single

End of over 15 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 72/1
MS Atapattu    11* (19b 1x4)      CL Hooper    4-0-14-1
ST Jayasuriya    37* (49b 5x4 1x6)     

15.1

Brown to Atapattu, 1 run, guides it away to thirdman

15.2

Brown to Jayasuriya, no run, turns it to mid wicket

15.3

Brown to Jayasuriya, no run, short and cut it away hard but to the fieldsman at point

15.4

Brown to Jayasuriya, no run

15.5

Brown to Jayasuriya, 1 wide, swings down the leg side

15.5

Brown to Jayasuriya, 1 run, worked away down to fine leg

15.6

Brown to Atapattu, no run, flicked off his pads to short mid wicket

End of over 16 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 75/1
MS Atapattu    12* (21b 1x4)      D Brown    3-0-10-0
ST Jayasuriya    38* (53b 5x4 1x6)     

16.1

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, pushed to mid off

16.2

Hooper to Jayasuriya, 2 runs, driven away to long off for a quick couple

16.3

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, hits away down to mid on

16.4

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, quicker thru the air and Jaywasuriya plays it to xta covers

16.5

Hooper to Jayasuriya, 1 run, driven on the on side down to mid on

16.6

Hooper to Atapattu, 1 run, pushes it down the ground to mid off

Match State: Drinks

End of over 17 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 79/1
MS Atapattu    13* (22b 1x4)      CL Hooper    5-0-18-1
ST Jayasuriya    41* (58b 5x4 1x6)     

17.1

Brown to Atapattu, 1 leg bye

17.2

Brown to Jayasuriya, no run, driven back to the bowler

17.3

Brown to Jayasuriya, FOUR, over pitched and out side the off sump. Jayasuriya smashes it over the top of xtra cover fieldsman and in to the fence

17.4

Brown to Jayasuriya, no run

17.5

Brown to Jayasuriya, 2 runs, out side the off and whips it down the ground to deep xtra covers

17.6

Brown to Jayasuriya, (no ball) 2 runs, turns it away to fine leg

17.6

Brown to Jayasuriya, 1 leg bye, turns it away off his pads to short fine leg

Jaysuriya needs one more run for hi half century

End of over 18 (11 runs) Sri Lanka 90/1
ST Jayasuriya    49* (64b 6x4 1x6)      D Brown    4-0-19-0
MS Atapattu    13* (23b 1x4)     

18.1

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, driven back to hooper

18.2

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, driven to mid off

18.3

Hooper to Jayasuriya, 1 wide, tries to sweep but misses it

18.3

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, watchfully played down the grund to mid on

18.4

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, taps it away to square leg

18.5

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, comes cross and turns straight to square leg

18.6

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, driven toth left of the hoo[er

End of over 19 (1 run) Sri Lanka 91/1
ST Jayasuriya    49* (70b 6x4 1x6)      CL Hooper    6-0-19-1
MS Atapattu    13* (23b 1x4)     

19.1

Brown to Atapattu, 1 run, tucks it away to short mid wicket

Jayasuriya on 49

19.2

Brown to Jayasuriya, 1 run, tucked away off his thigh pads to fine leg

Thats Jayasuriyas 50 runs in 71 balls which includes 6 fours and 1 six

19.3

Brown to Atapattu, no run

19.4

Brown to Atapattu, FOUR, hits powerfully square of the wicket passing the point fielder and in to the fence

19.5

Brown to Atapattu, no run, pushed away to backward point

19.6

Brown to Atapattu, no run, defends it away on to the on side

End of over 20 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 97/1
MS Atapattu    18* (28b 2x4)      D Brown    5-0-25-0
ST Jayasuriya    50* (71b 6x4 1x6)     

20.1

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, turns it down to mid wicket

20.2

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, comes forward and defend sit on the leg side

20.3

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, hits away to xtra covers

20.4

Hooper to Jayasuriya, 1 leg bye, sweeps and misses as it hits the pads. A a loud appeal but turned down.

20.5

Hooper to Atapattu, no run, played across the line back to hooper.

20.6

Hooper to Atapattu, no run

End of over 21 (1 run, maiden) Sri Lanka 98/1
MS Atapattu    18* (30b 2x4)      CL Hooper    7-1-19-1
ST Jayasuriya    50* (75b 6x4 1x6)     

21.1

Brown to Jayasuriya, 1 run, flicked away to square leg

21.2

Brown to Atapattu, 1 run, pushed away to xtra covers

thats 100 mark for Sri Lankans

21.3

Brown to Jayasuriya, no run, comes down the track and hits just passing brown

21.4

Brown to Jayasuriya, 1 wide, down the leg side

21.4

Brown to Jayasuriya, FOUR, comes down and punches it over mid off fielder and in to th e fence

21.5

Brown to Jayasuriya, FOUR, short and pulled away to square leg fence

21.6

Brown to Jayasuriya, 1 run, flicked away to backward of square for a easy single

End of over 22 (12 runs) Sri Lanka 110/1
ST Jayasuriya    60* (80b 8x4 1x6)      D Brown    6-0-37-0
MS Atapattu    19* (31b 2x4)     

22.1

Hooper to Jayasuriya, FOUR, out side the off and jayasuriya cuts it away in the air abit of wide of powel and to the fence

22.2

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run

22.3

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, taps it on the leg side

22.4

Hooper to Jayasuriya, no run, turns away to square leg fieldsman

22.5

Hooper to Jayasuriya, OUT, Pulled away in the air but straight to mid on. Hinds dives forward and completes the catch

ST Jayasuriya c Hinds b Hooper 64 (95m 85b 9x4 1x6) SR: 75.29

22.6

Hooper to Jayawardene, no run, cuts it straight to the poin fieldsman

End of over 23 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 114/2
DPMD Jayawardene    0* (1b)      CL Hooper    8-1-23-2
MS Atapattu    19* (31b 2x4)     

23.1

Brown to Atapattu, 2 runs, played on the leg side for a couple

23.2

Brown to Atapattu, 1 run, thick out side egde and just passing the touching gloves of jacobs

23.3

Brown to Jayawardene, FOUR, out side the off.Jayawardene smashes it away over the top to backward point fence

23.4

Brown to Jayawardene, 1 run

23.5

Brown to Atapattu, FOUR, too short on the off. Atapattu cracks it away to deep point fence

23.6

Brown to Atapattu, 2 runs, slower ball and full toss.Atapattu turns it awy to mid wicket

End of over 24 (14 runs) Sri Lanka 128/2
MS Atapattu    28* (35b 3x4)      D Brown    7-0-51-0
DPMD Jayawardene    5* (3b 1x4)     

24.1

Collins to Jayawardene, 1 run, guides it away to thirdman

24.2

Collins to Atapattu, no run, defends down the pitch

24.3

Collins to Atapattu, no run, turns it away to midwicket

24.4

Collins to Atapattu, no run, short and pulled away in the air but just dropping short of mid wickt fieldsman

24.5

Collins to Atapattu, no run, worked away on the legs to square of the wicket

24.6

Collins to Atapattu, no run, short and bounces over Atapattu who duck

End of over 25 (1 run) Sri Lanka 129/2
MS Atapattu    28* (40b 3x4)      PT Collins    5-0-20-0
DPMD Jayawardene    6* (4b 1x4)     

25.1

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run, playes it to short mid wicket

25.2

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run, turns it off his pads to square leg

25.3

Gayle to Atapattu, 1 run, comes across and turns it away to square leg

25.4

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run, cut it away to short thirdman

25.5

Gayle to Jayawardene, 2 runs, on the back foot and pushed away to long on

25.6

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run, pushed away to wide of mid on

End of over 26 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 134/2
DPMD Jayawardene    10* (9b 1x4)      CH Gayle    1-0-5-0
MS Atapattu    29* (41b 3x4)     

26.1

Collins to Jayawardene, 1 run, drops it down on the pitch and gets a quick single

26.2

Collins to Atapattu, no run, pushed away to mid off

26.3

Collins to Atapattu, 2 runs, short and pulle away to wide of square leg

26.4

Collins to Atapattu, no run, played to short mid wicket

26.5

Collins to Atapattu, 1 wide, short and moving away fromm the batsman

26.5

Collins to Atapattu, no run, gets behind the line and defends to it

26.6

Collins to Atapattu, no run

End of over 27 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 138/2
MS Atapattu    31* (46b 3x4)      PT Collins    6-0-24-0
DPMD Jayawardene    11* (10b 1x4)     

27.1

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run

27.2

Gayle to Atapattu, 1 run

27.3

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run

27.4

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run

27.5

Gayle to Jayawardene, 2 runs

27.6

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run

End of over 28 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 143/2
DPMD Jayawardene    15* (15b 1x4)      CH Gayle    2-0-10-0
MS Atapattu    32* (47b 3x4)     

28.1

Collins to Jayawardene, no run

28.2

Collins to Jayawardene, no run

28.3

Collins to Jayawardene, FOUR, short and pulled away to deep mid wicket ropes

28.4

Collins to Jayawardene, no run, turns it off his pads to short mid wicket

28.5

Collins to Jayawardene, 1 run, angles the bat down to deep thirdman

28.6

Collins to Atapattu, 1 run, pushed away to deep thirdman

End of over 29 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 149/2
MS Atapattu    33* (48b 3x4)      PT Collins    7-0-30-0
DPMD Jayawardene    20* (20b 2x4)     

29.1

Gayle to Atapattu, FOUR, quicker thru the air. atapattu cut it ver late down to thirdman fence

29.2

Gayle to Atapattu, no run, gets right behind to it and defends

29.3

Gayle to Atapattu, 1 run

cuts it again to short thirdman.A direct hit by Hinds. A loud appeal and asked for the third umpire

29.4

Gayle to Jayawardene, OUT

MS Atapattu run out 38 (85m 51b 4x4 0x6) SR: 74.50

there gooes red light

29.5

Gayle to Arnold, no run

29.6

Gayle to Arnold, no run

End of over 30 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 154/3
RP Arnold    0* (2b)      CH Gayle    3-0-15-0
DPMD Jayawardene    20* (21b 2x4)     

30.1

Collins to Jayawardene, 1 run

30.2

Collins to Arnold, no run

30.3

Collins to Arnold, OUT, Superb delivery moving in the air. Arnold comes forward and tries to defend but gets the inside edge and the ball hits the off stump

RP Arnold b Collins 0 (4m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

30.4

Collins to Sangakkara, no run

30.5

Collins to Sangakkara, no run, goes behind and defends it

30.6

Collins to Sangakkara, no run, taps it away to wide of mid on

End of over 31 (1 run) Sri Lanka 155/4
KC Sangakkara    0* (3b)      PT Collins    8-0-31-1
DPMD Jayawardene    21* (22b 2x4)     

31.1

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run, turns off his pads to short fine leg

31.2

Gayle to Jayawardene, 2 runs, cuts it away to deep point

31.3

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run

31.4

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run

31.5

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run

31.6

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run

Collymore comes back in to the attack

End of over 32 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 159/4
KC Sangakkara    1* (5b)      CH Gayle    4-0-19-0
DPMD Jayawardene    24* (26b 2x4)     

32.1

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, angles it away to short xtra covers

32.2

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, pushes it to backward point

32.3

Collymore to Sangakkara, 2 runs, turns it away thru backward of square leg

comes running anc misses his runup

32.4

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, cuts away to xtra covers

32.5

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, comes across and tries to defends bt gets a bit of bat and then the pads

32.6

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, driven to mid on

Match State: Drinks

End of over 33 (2 runs) Sri Lanka 161/4
KC Sangakkara    3* (11b)      CD Collymore    6-0-34-0
DPMD Jayawardene    24* (26b 2x4)     

33.1

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run

33.2

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run, flicked away to mid wicket

33.3

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run

33.4

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run

33.5

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run

33.6

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run, played down the grund to mid on

End of over 34 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 164/4
DPMD Jayawardene    26* (29b 2x4)      CH Gayle    5-0-22-0
KC Sangakkara    4* (14b)     

34.1

Collymore to Jayawardene, no run, on the back foot and defends

34.2

Collymore to Jayawardene, no run, quick and a bit of bounce which suprise jaywardne

34.3

Collymore to Jayawardene, 1 run, cracke away o backward point for a single

34.4

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, swigs away as Sangakkara tries to play it on the off

34.5

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, driven back to the bowler

34.6

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, driven back to the bowler again

End of over 35 (1 run) Sri Lanka 165/4
KC Sangakkara    4* (17b)      CD Collymore    7-0-35-0
DPMD Jayawardene    27* (32b 2x4)     

35.1

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 wide, down the leg side

35.1

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run, worked away off his pads to square leg

35.2

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, flicked awa to deep xtra covers

35.3

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run, turns it to short fine leg

35.4

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run

35.5

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, taps it down the pitch

35.6

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, hits it away to xtra covers

End of over 36 (5 runs) Sri Lanka 170/4
KC Sangakkara    6* (20b)      CH Gayle    6-0-27-0
DPMD Jayawardene    29* (35b 2x4)     

36.1

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, pulled away to mid on. a big shot for nothing

36.2

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, pushed away to wide of mid off

36.3

Collymore to Sangakkara, no run, driven to mid off

36.4

Collymore to Sangakkara, 1 run, slower delivery and turned away to square leg

36.5

Collymore to Jayawardene, 1 leg bye, comes across and pads away

36.6

Collymore to Sangakkara, 1 run, taps to square leg

End of over 37 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 173/4
KC Sangakkara    8* (25b)      CD Collymore    8-0-37-0
DPMD Jayawardene    29* (36b 2x4)     

37.1

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, cuts straight to short xtra covers

37.2

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, cliped away to wide of long on

37.3

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run, guides it very late to short thirdman

37.4

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run

37.5

Gayle to Jayawardene, FOUR, slightly out side the off stump and Jaywardene guides it very late by using the phase running it to the thirdman fence

37.6

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run, angles it this time straight to the short thirdman fieldsman

End of over 38 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 179/4
DPMD Jayawardene    34* (40b 3x4)      CH Gayle    7-0-33-0
KC Sangakkara    9* (27b)     

38.1

Samuels to Jayawardene, 1 run, turns it away to backward of square leg

38.2

Samuels to Sangakkara, 1 run, pushes to short thirdman

38.3

Samuels to Jayawardene, 2 runs, hits it away to long on for a couple

38.4

Samuels to Jayawardene, 1 run, on the front foot and driven to mid on

38.5

Samuels to Sangakkara, 2 runs, chipped away to square leg

38.6

Samuels to Sangakkara, no run, out side the off and almost beating the edge to the wicket keeper

End of over 39 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 186/4
KC Sangakkara    12* (30b)      MN Samuels    1-0-7-0
DPMD Jayawardene    38* (43b 3x4)     

39.1

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run, cuts it away to backward point

39.2

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, driven back to the bowler

39.3

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, pulled away to mid wicket

39.4

Gayle to Jayawardene, FOUR, guides it away to thirdman. Misfield by collin gives away a boundary

39.5

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run

39.6

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 wide, down the leg side

39.6

Gayle to Jayawardene, 2 runs, cuts it away to deep point

End of over 40 (9 runs) Sri Lanka 195/4
DPMD Jayawardene    45* (47b 4x4)      CH Gayle    8-0-42-0
KC Sangakkara    13* (32b)     

40.1

Brown to Sangakkara, 2 runs, short and pulled away to fine leg

40.2

Brown to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven straight to the fielder at deep xtra covers

40.3

Brown to Jayawardene, 1 run, pushed away to point

40.4

Brown to Sangakkara, (no ball) 1 run, pushes it away to thirdman

thats the 200 mark for the Sri Lankans

40.4

Brown to Jayawardene, no run, comes forward and ppushes it down the pitch

40.5

Brown to Jayawardene, no run, played carefuly on the off

40.6

Brown to Jayawardene, 1 run, taps it on the short square leg and gets a quick single. Hinds throwes it at the stumps but misses it

End of over 41 (7 runs) Sri Lanka 202/4
DPMD Jayawardene    47* (51b 4x4)      D Brown    8-0-58-0
KC Sangakkara    17* (35b)     

41.1

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run, down the leg side just brushing the thigh pads

41.2

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run, driven to mid on and a very quick single taken

41.3

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, gets right behind to it and defends

41.4

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, watchfully played back to the bowler

41.5

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, driven to long off

41.6

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run, played away to xtra covers

Jaywardne one away from his half century

End of over 42 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 205/4
DPMD Jayawardene    49* (54b 4x4)      CH Gayle    9-0-45-0
KC Sangakkara    18* (38b)     

42.1

Brown to Jayawardene, 1 run, turns off his pads to short fine leg and that brings up his half century

42.2

Brown to Sangakkara, no run, punches down to mid on

42.3

Brown to Sangakkara, 2 runs, hits it away down the ground to long off for aquick couple

42.4

Brown to Sangakkara, no run, pulls it away to short mid wicket

42.5

Brown to Sangakkara, no run, on the front foot and drivent o short xtra covers

42.6

Brown to Sangakkara, no run, pushes it away to point

End of over 43 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 208/4
KC Sangakkara    20* (43b)      D Brown    9-0-61-0
DPMD Jayawardene    50* (55b 4x4)     

43.1

Gayle to Jayawardene, no run, driven back to gayle

43.2

Gayle to Jayawardene, 1 run, turns it away to short fine leg

43.3

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 wide, down the leg side

43.3

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, driven to hort mid wicket

43.4

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, looking for a big shot but not getting connected to the bat

43.5

Gayle to Sangakkara, no run, hits it away to backward of point

43.6

Gayle to Sangakkara, 1 run, playes it straight to the point fielder but manages to geta single as the fieldsman trumbles

End of over 44 (3 runs) Sri Lanka 211/4
KC Sangakkara    21* (47b)      CH Gayle    10-0-48-0
DPMD Jayawardene    51* (57b 4x4)     

44.1

Brown to Sangakkara, 2 runs, hits it away on the off but not timed well enough to get to backward of point fence

44.2

Brown to Sangakkara, OUT, uses his feet down the track and hits in the air and straight to Samuels at deep square leg

KC Sangakkara c Samuels b Brown 23 (55m 49b 0x4 0x6) SR: 46.93

44.3

Brown to Jayawardene, 2 runs

44.4

Brown to Jayawardene, FOUR, swept away to fine leg fence

44.5

Brown to Jayawardene, 1 run

44.6

Brown to Chandana, 2 runs, comes down and defends to it a the ball runs down to square leg

End of over 45 (11 runs) Sri Lanka 222/5
UDU Chandana    2* (1b)      D Brown    10-0-72-1
DPMD Jayawardene    58* (60b 5x4)     

45.1

Hooper to Jayawardene, 2 runs, flicked away to square leg for a couple

45.2

Hooper to Jayawardene, 1 wide, down the leg side

45.2

Hooper to Jayawardene, 1 run, short and pulled away to deep square leg fieldsman

45.3

Hooper to Chandana, no run, out side the offf. Chandana tries to cut it and playes over it

45.4

Hooper to Chandana, 1 run, played awya to short tirdman

45.5

Hooper to Jayawardene, no run, gets behind the line and defends to it

45.6

Hooper to Jayawardene, 1 run, swept away to deep square leg

End of over 46 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 228/5
DPMD Jayawardene    62* (64b 5x4)      CL Hooper    9-1-29-2
UDU Chandana    3* (3b)     

46.1

Collins to Jayawardene, 1 run, OUT, short out side the off. jaywardene edges it deliberately down to deep thirdman. gets the first run and sets off for the second. Sarwan picks up and throws it back at jacobs who disturbs the stumps while Jaywardene struggles to get in to his crease.

DPMD Jayawardene run out 63 (101m 65b 5x4 0x6) SR: 96.92

46.2

Collins to Vaas, 1 run

46.3

Collins to Chandana, no run

46.4

Collins to Chandana, 1 run, pushes it away to deep point

46.5

Collins to Chandana, no run, short ad boucnes over chandana who ducks for cover

46.6

Collins to Chandana, 1 run, driven to mid on for a quick single

End of over 47 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 232/6
UDU Chandana    5* (7b)      PT Collins    9-0-35-1
WPUJC Vaas    1* (1b)     

47.1

Hooper to Chandana, OUT, looking for a sweep and of the egd of the pads to short fine leg. Vaas already reached but Chandana o his crease

WPUJC Vaas run out 1 (4m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

47.2

Hooper to Dharmasena, OUT, driven to mid off and looking foor a single. Collymore does the fielding and hits direct at the stumps . asked for the third umpire and there goes the red light

UDU Chandana run out 5 (18m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 62.50

47.3

Hooper to Dharmasena, 1 leg bye

47.4

Hooper to Muralitharan, 1 run

47.5

Hooper to Dharmasena, 1 run

47.6

Hooper to Muralitharan, 1 run

End of over 48 (4 runs) Sri Lanka 236/8
M Muralitharan    2* (2b)      CL Hooper    10-1-32-2
HDPK Dharmasena    1* (3b)     

48.1

Collins to Muralitharan, 1 run, driven to long off

48.2

Collins to Dharmasena, no run

48.3

Collins to Dharmasena, 1 run, puts it away to short mid wicket

48.4

Collins to Muralitharan, 1 run, thick out sid edge passing Jacobs diving glove for a single

48.5

Collins to Dharmasena, 2 runs, flicked away to to short fine leg. and a misfield gives away a couple

48.6

Collins to Dharmasena, 1 run, pushed away to shor thirdman

End of over 49 (6 runs) Sri Lanka 242/8
HDPK Dharmasena    5* (7b)      PT Collins    10-0-41-1
M Muralitharan    4* (4b)     

49.1

Collymore to Dharmasena, 1 run, short and hooked away to square leg

49.2

Collymore to Muralitharan, no run, moves away from the stumps as the ball goes thru him passing the leg stump

49.3

Collymore to Muralitharan, 2 runs, right on the block hole and nicely diged away to long on for a couple

49.4

Collymore to Muralitharan, SIX, full toss and smashes it way over deep xtra cover fence

49.5

Collymore to Muralitharan, 1 run, edges it away to fine leg

49.6

Collymore to Dharmasena, 1 run, pushes it down to short thirdman for a easy single

so thats the end of the Sri Lankan innings which ends up with 253 for 8 wickets West Indies need 254 runs in their 50 overs at the rate of 5.1 per over Match State: Innings Break Match State: Delay - Rain stops play The new from here at R Premadasa stadium is that its raining and the play is being delayed. Please stay online for further updates with regard to this. Match State: Delay - restart at 8pm local time

End of over 50 (11 runs) Sri Lanka 253/8
HDPK Dharmasena    7* (9b)      CD Collymore    9-0-48-0
M Muralitharan    13* (8b 1x6)     
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Dec 20, 2001

Final: Sri Lanka v West Indies at  R.Premadasa International Stadium in Colombo, LG Abans Triangular Series Dec 2001.

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Dec 20, 2001

Final: Sri Lanka v West Indies at  R.Premadasa International Stadium in Colombo, LG Abans Triangular Series Dec 2001.

Kumar Sangakkara appeals unsuccessfully for leg before decision as West Indies skipper, Carl Hooper looks on

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